"The mission of the Kearny School District, a diverse metropolitan "hometown" working together as a unified community, is to provide unlimited opportunities that maximize everyone's potential to be a life-long learner and a contributing member of society."



Keep up with news and events Visit a school's site by clicking its picture
FRANKLIN
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
GARFIELD
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
ROOSEVELT
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
SCHUYLER
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
WASHINGTON
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
LINCOLN
 MIDDLE SCHOOL
KEARNY HIGH

Board of Education

BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION

The election for members of the Kearny Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

The deadline for filing to seek a seat on the nine member board is July 25, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.

Nominating petitions are available from the Office of the County Clerk – Elections Division between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The County Clerk is located at 257 Cornelison Ave., 4th Floor, Jersey City, NJ  07302. The contact number is 201-369-3470 extension 2767 or option 6.

Read more...

District Announcements

2014 - 2015 Kearny School District HIB Grade




Summer School Registration Information


Summer School begins Tuesday, June 28, 2016



Kearny School District has been Selected as a District of Distinction
Read more about our recognition at:

"Meeting the Needs of a Dynamic Global Economy"

Congratulations to all of you who contributed to making this a reality! 

Daily Announcements


KEARNY SCHOOL DISTRICT  - INDEPENDENT WATER TESTING RESULTS

Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants P.C. has completed the pilot sampling and analysis of potable water collected from multiple Point of Use (POU) points at a total of seven (7) Kearny Schools. The sampling was performed to verify the quality of drinking water provided to Kearny Schools, specifically the levels of lead. This initial pilot test was implemented as a recommended progressive approach in conjunction with public communication.

Sampling and analysis of drinking water points of use (POUs) for lead was performed by Kearny Board of Education (KBOE)  all district public schools in response to public concerns.

Based on the testing results, the levels of lead found in the water taken from all sample points did not exceed appropriate limits. The reported lead concentrations were compared to both the public water service AL and the schools-recommended CL value.


Lead was not detected above the recommended  AL  of  15 PPB  or the  CL of  20 PPB in

Any of the fourteen (14)  POUs from a total of seven (7) different facilities

Community Events

Kearny High Happenings

New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) has prepared a Student Loan Guide to be distributed to New Jersey high school students.  In January 2013 legislation was passed by the New Jersey Legislature and signed into law by Governor Christie requiring HESAA to provide a booklet/brochure and directing high schools to annually disseminate it to each student in the 11th and 12th grades.

        In accordance with N.J.S.A. 18A:71A-35, attached below is the Student Loan Guide e-booklet link below. 

e-booklet link to the Student Loan Guide: http://www.hesaa.org/Flipbooks/StudentLoanGuide/index.html

Interactive Student Loan Game Plan:
http://www.iowastudentloan.org/smart-borrowing/student-loan-game-plan/nj/student-loan-game-plan.aspx

9th grade e-booklet Reach Higher a guide to choose a college path:
http://www.hesaa.org/Flipbooks/ReachHigher/index.html

        HESAA is the only state authority with the sole mission of providing students and families with the information and resources necessary to attain an education beyond high school.

Friday, May 27
District Event
School Closed - Unused Snow Day
Monday, May 30
District Event
Schools Closed - Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 31
District Event
School Closed - Unused Snow Day
Thursday, June 2
District Event
PM In-service Single Session